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The vernacular of photobombing The aesthetics of transgression
The banal imaging of ourselves and our environments has led to new aesthetic modes where the conventions of imaging, subject–object relationships and what is pleasurable or popular often draw on the ludic, the unexpected ...
The role of law in global value chains: a research manifesto
(Oxford University Press, 2016-02-27)
Most scholars attribute the development and ubiquity of global value chains to economic forces, treating law as an exogenous factor, if at all. By contrast, we assert the centrality of legal regimes and private order-ing ...
The determinants of export performance: a review of the literature 2006-2014
The Unsacred and the Spectacularized: Alan Kurdi and the Migrant Body
(SAGE Publications (UK and US), 2018-10-09)
Occupational Regulation in the European Union: Coverage and Wage Effects
We present the first EU-wide study on the prevalence and labour market impactof occupational regulation in the European Union. Drawing on a new EU Surveyof Regulated Occupations, we find that licensing affects about 22 per ...
Rethinking the Notion of 'Value' in Global Value Chains Analysis: A Decolonial Political Economy Perspective
(SAGE Publications (UK and US), 2016-06-29)
This article critically examines how the concept of value has been understood in Global Value Chains (GVC) analysis. In particular, it is argued that the GVC literature has largely overlooked the political and contested ...